Former LSU Tigers quarterback Hayden Rettig is transferring to the Rutgers Scarlet Knights, he confirmed to NOLA.com.
Rutgers will pay an $11.5 million exit fee to leave the American Athletic Conference, the school and league announced Wednesday.
Former Minnesota Golden Gophers starting quarterback Philip Nelson will transfer to Rutgers Scarlet Knights, a source confirmed.
Former Maryland Terrapins coach Ralph Friedgen is expected to be named Rutgers Scarlet Knights new offensive coordinator, sources told ESPN's Brett McMurphy.
New Rutgers athletic director Julie Hermann has acknowledged she is gay in her official university biography, but says she wants to be judged solely on her ability as an athletic director.
Rutgers athletic director Julie Hermann said school president Robert Barchi has assured her she would not lose her job amid allegations of abuse.
Rutgers has hired Louisville senior associate athletic director Julie Hermann as its new athletic director.
Rutgers offensive coordinator Dave Brock has been hired as coach at Delaware, sources told ESPN's Brett McMurphy.
The Big East's presidents are expected to approve a two-division format Tuesday for the 2013 and 2014 seasons.
Despite the impact of Hurricane Isaac, Tulane's season opener with Rutgers will still be played as scheduled Saturday night in New Orleans at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.